Review: could High blood pressure cause Dry eye?
We study 208,775 people who have High blood pressure from FDA and social media. Among them, 470 have Dry eye (Dry eyes). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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High blood pressure
High blood pressure (latest reports from 1,142,557 patients) is typically treated by Lisinopril, Amlodipine Besylate, Atenolol, Metoprolol Tartrate, Diovan, Hydrochlorothiazide.
Dry eye (lack of adequate tears) (latest reports from 56,991 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, acne, depression.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 208,658 people who have high blood pressure are studied. Among them, 471 (0.23%) have Dry Eye. They amount to 0.83% of all the 56,475 people who have Dry Eye on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have high blood pressure and experienced Dry eye * :
|Dry eye||81.39%||18.61% |
Age of people who have high blood pressure and experienced Dry eye * :
|Dry eye||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.18%||1.65%||6.58%||19.20%||72.58% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Dry eye||2.17%||28.26%||58.70%||10.87% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hypothyroidism (77 people, 16.35%)
- Diabetes mellitus (68 people, 14.44%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (68 people, 14.44%)
- Atrial fibrillation (53 people, 11.25%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (50 people, 10.62%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (49 people, 10.40%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (49 people, 10.40%)
- Depression (48 people, 10.19%)
- Thyroid disorder (41 people, 8.70%)
- Anxiety (40 people, 8.49%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lisinopril (123 people, 26.11%)
- Aspirin (117 people, 24.84%)
- Synthroid (86 people, 18.26%)
- Spiriva (63 people, 13.38%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (62 people, 13.16%)
- Lipitor (58 people, 12.31%)
- Folic acid (49 people, 10.40%)
- Vitamin d (47 people, 9.98%)
- Amlodipine (45 people, 9.55%)
- Losartan potassium (42 people, 8.92%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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